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my photos have disappeared from my phone
« on: Wednesday 25 October 17 07:53 BST (UK) »
Hello everyone,
I have a Samsung Galaxy s2 phone and yesterday my photos disappeared except the last 5 taken.
I didn't delete them they vanished!
I have looked at the files but no trace anywhere, I don't know what to do now. Any help please ?
Sue

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Re: my photos have disappeared from my phone
« Reply #2 on: Wednesday 25 October 17 08:06 BST (UK) »
Hallmark thankyou very much for your speedy reply, I'm very grateful.

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Re: my photos have disappeared from my phone
« Reply #3 on: Sunday 05 November 17 10:24 GMT (UK) »
May I ask for a little more help please ?
I had success with disk digger and now have my photos back  ;D
What does rooted mean please ? Is it to do with a pc ?
Also when retrieving my photos it said how many files were found and over a thousand that were being ignored by settings . I don't know what that means either. Have I lost those photos ?
I'll be extremely grateful if anybody can explain please.
Sue (non techno)

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Re: my photos have disappeared from my phone
« Reply #4 on: Sunday 05 November 17 11:00 GMT (UK) »
What does rooted mean please ? Is it to do with a pc ?

In this case it means that you have accessed your phones base system as an administrator (i.e. gotten down to the roots)

Also when retrieving my photos it said how many files were found and over a thousand that were being ignored by settings . I don't know what that means either. Have I lost those photos ?
I'll be extremely grateful if anybody can explain please.
Sue (non techno)

Not all of these files would have been photos many of them would be system files
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Re: my photos have disappeared from my phone
« Reply #5 on: Sunday 05 November 17 11:02 GMT (UK) »
Thankyou so much Falkyrn now I understand  ;D